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#Crohn's disease

# crohns-disease - Saturday 21 April, 2018

'Since I was a teenager, I would always have felt sick after certain types of food'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'Since I was a teenager, I would always have felt sick after certain types of food'

Apr 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 37,503 Views 3 Comments

Irish karate star Caradh O’Donovan on battling Crohn’s disease, funding her dream and aiming for the Tokyo Olympics.

# crohns-disease - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'I could never work again after I got sick, that really affected me'
# Blood Clotting
# Blood Clotting

'I could never work again after I got sick, that really affected me'

Mar 10th 2018, 9:15 AM 17,885 Views 7 Comments

Every year at least 80 people in Ireland develop acute intestinal failure.

# crohns-disease - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds

Jul 22nd 2017, 9:30 PM 43,696 Views 46 Comments

Researchers hope the study will recognise the seriousness of the chronic, painful condition.

# crohns-disease - Thursday 1 December, 2016

NFL player who uses marijuana to treat serious illness suspended 10 games
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

NFL player who uses marijuana to treat serious illness suspended 10 games

Dec 1st 2016, 12:20 PM 6,390 Views 8 Comments

Seantrel Henderson suffers from Crohn’s disease.

# crohns-disease - Thursday 19 May, 2016

'I put it off until I was at the stage where I couldn't walk properly or eat'
# Crohn's Disease
# Crohn's Disease

'I put it off until I was at the stage where I couldn't walk properly or eat'

May 19th 2016, 1:03 PM 32,918 Views 12 Comments

Over 20,000 people in Ireland suffer from either Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis. Clara Caslin shares her story.

# crohns-disease - Monday 28 December, 2015

Living with Crohn's disease: 'I bring spare clothes with me in the car for the times I don't make it to a bathroom'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Living with Crohn's disease: 'I bring spare clothes with me in the car for the times I don't make it to a bathroom'

Dec 28th 2015, 8:30 AM 3,286 Views 42 Comments

Life with Crohn’s and children is a hard one. It’s an invisible disease, where people say you don’t look sick, writes Valerie Donovan.

# crohns-disease - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'
# Illness
# Illness

'No one wants to talk about their bowel movements, but some people are suffering'

May 19th 2015, 6:05 AM 34,088 Views 33 Comments

Alison Kelly has been living with Crohn’s Disease for nine years and says it’s time people started talking about their toilet habits.

# crohns-disease - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Loads of Irish people have this disease - but very few talk about it
# Crohn's
# Crohn's

Loads of Irish people have this disease - but very few talk about it

May 17th 2015, 9:15 AM 52,657 Views 60 Comments

And a lot lose jobs over it.

# crohns-disease - Thursday 3 July, 2014

This powerful photo of a bikini wearer with a colostomy bag has gone ultra-viral
# My Story
From The Daily Edge
# My Story

This powerful photo of a bikini wearer with a colostomy bag has gone ultra-viral

Jul 3rd 2014, 3:08 PM 7,955 Views 5 Comments

Almost ten million people have seen it in the last 10 days.

# crohns-disease - Monday 29 July, 2013

Breakthrough discovery on Crohn’s disease by Maynooth researchers
# Biology
# Biology

Breakthrough discovery on Crohn’s disease by Maynooth researchers

Jul 29th 2013, 9:54 PM 23,799 Views 43 Comments

It’s hoped the development will lead to new ways to diagnose the condition, and eventually new drugs.

# crohns-disease - Saturday 26 November, 2011

No plans to revise scheme for chronic illness - despite no update since 1970s
# Chronic Illness
# Chronic Illness

No plans to revise scheme for chronic illness - despite no update since 1970s

Nov 26th 2011, 8:30 AM 9,339 Views 31 Comments

A number of chronic diseases are not being covered by the government’s scheme for long term illnesses, including Crohn’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, ulcerative colitis and coronary heart disease – but there are no plans to revise it.